Leslie M. Edwards
Vice President, Technology & Business Development, Skan US
Les Edwards is currently Vice President of Technology and Business Development and has been at SKAN since 2011. In addition to his sales and business development role, he provides critical support to launch new products into the market. Les was active in the early development of “VHP” technology in the 1990s and then worked in Sterile Process Engineering for over 20 years supporting dozens of aseptic biotech and fill-finish projects in the US and Europe in various technical roles from engineering, quality, regulatory affairs and executive management. Les has spoken and written many times as a subject matter expert in Aseptic Processing, Isolation and Containment Technologies and H2O2 based sterilization.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering and a Masters Degree in Technology Management, both from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Engineering and Wharton School of Business in Philadelphia.